AEGIS London has announced that Tom Busher, previously non-executive chair of the Board’s Risk Committee, has succeeded William Dalton as non-executive chair of the Board of the managing agency.
At the same time, Christopher Crane, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of U.S. energy supplier, Exelon Corporation, has been named non-executive director of the company. Both appointments are effective immediately.
Busher, a founding member of senior management at reinsurer Montpelier Re, has held numerous executive roles in the reinsurance industry. Since October 2016, Busher has been an Independent Director of AEGIS London’s parent, AEGIS.
Crane joined Exelon, which is a member of AEGIS, in 1997, and has been a director since January 1st, 2015. He is also Vice-chairman and a member of the executive committee of the Edison Electric Institute, and also serves as Vice-chairman of the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations.
AEGIS London Managing Director, David Croom-Johnson, said: “William Dalton joined our board in 2004 and has played a major role in the success of our business. The board members and I would like to thank him for his service and wish him all the best for the future.
“In Tom Busher, we have an exceptionally able insurance executive who knows the industry inside-out. His experience and expert oversight will be a huge asset to us. Chris Crane is a tremendous addition to our board. He is one of the US energy industry’s most experienced and respected senior executives.”